Supporting Economic Self-Sufficiency
Hard-working Americans know it often takes specialized training to keep up with the changing face of 21st-century jobs. If you want to succeed in today's economy, you need to be well equipped. These stories showcase people striving to improve themselves, and the organizations helping them acquire the skills that are in demand. We're proud to support them through lending, investing and volunteering, because education and employment are integral to the long-term stability of communities everywhere.
Apr 02, 2014
We're making new connections in Houston every day. Explore these stories and see how we're helping support local businesses, fuel the economy, and bring the community closer together. Community spotlight stories featured: Inspiring a student’s passion, Largest Magritte collection coming to Houston, A home fit for a Purple Heart, First-generation American heads to the Ivy League… learn More about Houston Community Spotlight
Dec 17, 2013
The Philadelphia Youth Network partners with Bank of America on the WorkReady Philadelphia summer employment program and hosts five Student Leaders… learn More about Connecting Philadelphia’s Youth to the Workforce
Dec 29, 2013
IN THE NEWS (The Baltimore Sun): Even as the manufacturing industry sheds jobs overall, a number of firms in Maryland want to hire — and aren't having an easy time of it. That's what the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership heard when the nonprofit talked to 40 employers this year… learn More about Putting Employers In The Driver's Seat For Job Training
Dec 27, 2013
Bank of America and the East Lake Foundation work together to provide teens with workforce training and placement within the Villages of East Lake… learn More about A Community-Led Renewal in Atlanta
Bank of America recently made a commitment of $1 million to support the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s(CHCI) 21st Century Leadership Center, an investment that is part of the company’s overall efforts to connect future leaders to success… learn More about Bank of America Helps Develop Future Latino Leaders
*As of 9/18/2012. Total funding amount includes National Partners.